Adult dyslexia screening feasibility study
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Published by [Employment Department Group] in [Sheffield] .
Written in English

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Statementby the Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield and theDyslexia Unit, Bangor University.
SeriesLearning Methods Project report
ContributionsGreat Britain. Employment Department Group., University of Sheffield. Department of Psychology., University of Bangor. Dyslexia Unit.
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Open LibraryOL18701532M

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